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Charlie KerfeldTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1997 MLB Years: 1985-1990
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-331Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Patrick Kerfeld
Height6-6Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 28,1963 [54.266]PlaceKnob Knoster,Missouri
High SchoolCarson (Carson City,NV)
CollegeYavapai College (Prescott,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 24th round (614th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsBob Kennedy
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-HOU-#2 ... 1985-HOU-#1 ... 1986-HOU-#2
MLB DebutJuly 27,1985 [21.303]
OrganizationsHOU [8] ATL [1] DET [1] Awards3Awards Voting1-17
TBC Player ID13694Retrosheet IDkerfc001MLBAM ID117007
RelationshipsCousin of Mike Kerfeld
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts77Walks29Hittable50SO/BB48vsPower50Hitting2Durability53Team.479Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1983Asheville TouristsSALAhou-ST1916102.912828012200192.01718462188518914001.338.020.843.988.862.22.615-
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ST201492.99242315010162.2140805467911820001.357.750.334.376.531.49.609-
1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST20019.8211000003.26440130001.9114.73--2.457.363.00.000-
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST014103.14252415010165.0146845868012120001.367.900.324.336.551.51.5833.22
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ST2110114.41262515200163.0176958087412311001.539.700.444.086.781.66.476-
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37S/R21424.061165002044.0442220225301001.568.930.415.086.091.20.6673.61
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel221122.69610610029793.2713228542777221.216.820.484.047.401.83.8463.23
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel23444.74323290012462.2613633327598001.408.760.433.888.472.19.500-
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel23026.67210210011029.2342222321170011.8510.310.916.375.160.81.0005.26
1988Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ST24274.5013121100064.0633632721635001.318.860.982.958.863.00.222-
1989Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-Rel25001.1750500207.24210380000.914.70--3.529.392.67--
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-Rel253115.52530530031473.0895645155776001.9610.920.126.759.451.40.214-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel03115.11580580033480.1935846158856001.8610.330.116.449.441.47.2142.97
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel26203.3815114006021.022108016242001.789.28--6.7510.131.501.000-
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37Rel260216.2050500103.09660641004.5024.30--16.2010.800.67.0005.81
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl40Rel26315.58250250010230.2312219223270001.769.100.596.757.921.17.7504.14
1991London TigersEastAAdet-Rel27113.1211110005217.0976011181001.154.67--5.719.351.64.500-
1994Beaumont BullfrogsTex-LAInd-Rel30009.0010100001.01111100002.009.009.009.00--0.00--
1997Grays Harbor GullsWestInd-Rel33000.0010100100.00000110003.00----27.0027.001.00--
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1894.24123611700539199.218910495121171559231.528.430.545.226.921.32.6671.02
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter52543.81208941142345710765.07414103254337268267001.458.680.504.367.991.83.491-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter19274.72127309752498322.03542011701217328627001.629.820.334.807.941.65.413-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter17173.394836126062243.1212123921311119926001.327.820.484.097.341.79.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.1750500207.24210380000.914.70--3.529.392.67--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16102.912828012200192.01718462188518914001.338.020.843.988.862.22.615-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.7520200101.01111210002.256.756.7513.506.750.50--
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1584.009869200437169.0158827610941289231.478.320.534.956.741.36.652-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter315.58250250010230.2312219223270001.769.100.596.757.921.17.750-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings20104.241347127005810220.02061131041312816910231.528.430.545.226.921.32.6671.02
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15153.8160273371163220.0212117931210719519001.458.680.504.367.991.83.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-p202411000000001401000.000.083.000.0830013.000.000.091.0597.6930.774.000.000.000.00
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p2126371300020022000000.081.128.081.2093039.176.000.054.1055.1351.2810.000.000.000.00
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37p211114000000000902000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.0056.250.000.000.000.00
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37p22619010001001600000.111.200.111.3111010.333.000.111.16110.0060.006.000.000.000.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p23326000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37p23213000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1988Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-p24139000000000300000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-p25531000000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1990Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p26152000001000100100.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter93260100010011602000.038.074.038.1121029.100.000.038.0003.4555.1716.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter163661300030033102100.045.086.045.1313072.083.000.045.0004.1743.0610.330.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter126461300030022401100.065.102.065.1673050.130.000.043.0004.0048.0012.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3720000000001701000.000.048.000.0480022.000.000.050.0004.5531.827.000.000.000.00
Houston Astros Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter93260100010011602000.038.074.038.1121029.100.000.038.0003.4555.1716.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162450200020022803000.038.074.038.1122051.100.000.038.0003.4555.1716.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162661300030033102100.045.086.045.1313072.083.000.045.0004.1743.0610.330.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Asheville Tourists SALAhou19P28--1421514035.8751.25------28100.019.4
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou20P24--729313936.9231.50------24100.017.1
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou20P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou21P26--9272-3836.9471.38------26100.018.6
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21P11-44521187.8750.640.16-----11100.06.8
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22P61-9379-116161.0000.260.17-----61100.037.7
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23P32--332-86.7500.19------32100.022.5
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23P21-29531-98.8890.380.28-----21100.013.0
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou24P13--48--12121.0000.92------13100.09.1
1989Osceola Astros FSLA+hou25P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.03.6
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25P53--261198.8890.15------53100.037.3
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl26P15--422-86.7500.40------15100.010.3
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P25-30222-64.6670.160.13-----25100.015.4
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26P5-3--1-1---------5100.03.1
1991London Tigers EastAAdet27P11--1-1-21.5000.09------11100.07.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P123-1991916524035.8750.280.18-----1230.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P127--1839716457.8910.45------1270.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P48--1237415349.9251.02------480.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--1421514035.8751.25------280.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Asheville Tourists SALAhou1928----------
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou2024----------
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou201----------
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2126----------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2111----------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2261----------
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2332----------
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2321----------
1988Columbus Astros SouAAhou2413----------
1989Osceola Astros FSLA+hou255----------
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou2553----------
1990Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2615----------
1990Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2625----------
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou265----------
1991London Tigers EastAAdet2711----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1986Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB22012.253004.0211400.754.500.002.259.004.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs012.2530300004.0201014000.754.500.002.259.004.000.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Chico HeatWestIndIndy-36Manager905733.633--1 Lost in Finals
2001Chico HeatWestIndIndy-37Manager905634.622--1 Lost in Finals
2002Chico HeatWestIndIndy-38Manager905535.611--1 League Champions
2003Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea39Scout1629369.5743.02Bob Melvin-
2010Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi46Special Assistant to the General Manager1629765.599--2Charlie ManuelLost in NLCS (Giants)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Western League Manager of the Year1
2001Western League Manager of the Year1
2002Western League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-07-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1990-07-23Released by Braves. 
1990-04-28TradeTraded by Astros to Braves for Lee Ellis Johnson and Kevin Dean. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2160,000-51628-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2265,000-5902515386,34760,000125,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll23110,037-3981844344,90660,000235,037
1990Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26122,000-5502422515,727100,000357,037
1990Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26122,000-5502322515,727100,000357,037
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red